Police caught 41 motorists risking their own and other people’s lives by driving under the influence of alcohol and drugs during a month-long summer campaign. The annual summer drink and drug driving crackdown ran throughout June. In Cumbria, 501 people were breath tested during this period. Of those tested...

An arts centre, a rugby league club, a family centre and a public authority for a project on behalf of a whole town all received grants from the Co...

Latest figures from central Government indicate that the Cumbrian economy is offering some of the highest numbers of apprenticeships in the UK....

Copeland’s annual electoral canvass begins this month, and residents are being urged not to lose their right to vote.
The annual event asks...

A man's  body has been found on the beach at Bardsea, Ulverston. The body was found by a member of the public at around 9.15am this morning. F...

A new open-top bus service is winding its way down the shores of Ullswater – sometimes dubbed as ‘England’s most beautiful lake’ – thanks to suppor...

Police and partner agencies are issuing a drug warning to people attending the Kendal Calling festival following the death of an 18 year old man fr...

Thirty thousand Scouts from nearly every country in the world joined together with Cumbria Scouts to celebrate the Opening Ceremony of the 23rd World Scout Jamboree in Japan. After months of...
Four people remain in hospital following believed substance abuse at Kendal Calling 2015. The following people remain at the Cumberland Infirmary: A 20 year old woman from Lancaster is in a serious...
All aboard this August, explore Ullswater and join two special evening ‘Steamers’ cruises. Discover the astounding stories associated with this area’s rich and vibrant past. On August 4, embark on...
Two pairs of rare bee-eaters have set up home and are raising chicks at a quarry in Cumbria. With their kaleidoscopic plumage, bee-eaters are one of Europe’s most striking and beautiful birds. They...

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